Call For Papers

AI*IA 2015 is the fourteenth International Conference on Advances in Artificial Intelligence held bi-annually by the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AI*IA).

Topics of Interest

The conference covers broadly the many aspects of theoretical and applied Artificial Intelligence. A series of workshops dedicated to specific topics will complement the main conference program. Contributions are invited on original, and unpublished research on all aspects of artificial intelligence, including, but not limited to:


  • AI and digital entertainment
  • AI applications
  • AI architectures
  • AI in Learning Environments
  • Big Data
  • Cognitive modeling
  • Cognitive Robotics
  • Constraint Satisfaction
  • Experimentation of Combinatorial Algorithms
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Information Agents
  • Information Retrieval and Extraction
  • Knowledge Acquisition
  • Knowledge Engineering
  • Knowledge Representation
  • Learning in adaptive systems
  • Machine Consciousness
  • Machine learning
  • Mathematical Foundations
  • Metacognition in Artificial Agents
  • Multiagent Systems, Distributed AI
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Ontologies
  • Philosophical Foundations
  • Planning and Scheduling
  • Reasoning
  • Robotics
  • Search
  • Semantic Web
  • Smart Cities
  • Soft and Evolutionary Computing
  • Temporal Reasoning
  • Uncertainty
  • Vision
  • Web and Data Mining


The conference welcomes papers on AI applications, that will have a special track.

Submission Instructions

We welcome and encourage the submission of high-quality, original papers, which are not being submitted simultaneously for publication elsewhere.  Papers  should be written in English, formatted according  to the Springer LNCS style,  and not  exceed  12  pages plus bibliography.Paper submission is electronic via easychair at this page.
When you submit your paper, please indicate if it is an applications paper by checking the relative box.The proceedings will appear in the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS/LNAI).




Important Dates

Abstract submission by April 13th, 2015 extended to April 20th, 2015
Paper submission by April 19th, 2015 extended to May 4th, 2015
Notification to authors by June 15th, 2015
Camera-ready copies due by July 15th, 2015
Early registration deadline for at least one of the authors of accepted papers: July 5th, 2015
Early registration deadline (for everybody else): August 7th, 2015
Late registration deadline: September 5th, 2015 (after that, only on site registration will be available)
Conference dates: September 23-25, 2015

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Best Paper Award

The best paper drawn from the papers presented at the AI*IA 2015 Conference will be awarded the AI*IA 2015 Best Paper Award.

Conference Chairs

Marco Gavanelli, University of Ferrara
Fabrizio Riguzzi, University of Ferrara
Evelina Lamma, University of Ferrara

Program Committee

Matteo Baldoni, University of Torino
Stefania Bandini, CSAI - Complex Systems & Artificial Intelligence Research Center
Roberto Basili, University of Roma Tor Vergata
Nicola Basilico, University of Milano
Elena Bellodi, University of Ferrara
Federico Bergenti, University of Parma
Stefano Bistarelli, University of Perugia
Luciana Bordoni, ENEA
Francesco Buccafurri, University of Reggio Calabria
Stefano Cagnoni, University of Parma
Diego Calvanese, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Amedeo Cappelli, ISTI-CNR
Luigia Carlucci Aiello,  University of Roma La Sapienza
Amedeo Cesta, CNR - National Research Council of Italy
Antonio Chella, University of Palermo
Carlo Combi, University of Verona
Gabriella Cortellessa, CNR - National Research Council of Italy
Stefania Costantini, University of L'Aquila
Giuseppe De Giacomo, University of Roma La Sapienza
Nicola Di Mauro, University of Bari
Francesco Donini, Tuscia University
Agostino Dovier, University of Udine
Floriana Esposito, University of Bari
Stefano Ferilli, University of Bari
Nicola Guarino, ISTC-CNR
Luca Iocchi, University of Roma La Sapienza
Nicola Leone, University of Calabria
Chendong Li, Dell
Francesca Alessandra Lisi, University of Bari
Bernardo Magnini, FBK-irst
Sara Manzoni, CSAI - Complex Systems & Artificial Intelligence Research Center
Alberto Martelli, University of Torino
Paola Mello, University of Bologna
Alessio Micheli, University of Pisa
Alfredo Milani, University of Perugia
Michela Milano, University of Bologna
Stefania Montani, University of Piemonte Orientale
Alessandro Moschitti, University of Trento
Roberto Navigli, University of Roma La Sapienza
Angelo Oddi, ISTC-CNR
Andrea Omicini, University of Bologna
Maria Teresa Pazienza, University of Roma Tor Vergata
Roberto Pirrone, University of Palermo
Piero Poccianti, Consorzio Operativo MPS
Gian Luca Pozzato, University of Torino
Luca Pulina, University of Sassari
Daniele P. Radicioni, University of Torino
Francesco Ricca, University of Calabria
Andrea Roli, University of Bologna
Salvatore Ruggieri, University of Pisa
Fabio Sartori, University of Milano Bicocca
Ken Satoh, National Institute of Informatics, Sokendai
Andrea Schaerf, University of Udine
Floriano Scioscia, Politecnico of Bari
Giovanni Semeraro, University of Bari
Roberto Serra, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Francesca Toni, Imperial College of London
Pietro Torasso, University of Torino
Eloisa Vargiu, Barcelona Digital Technology Center
Marco Villani, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Giuseppe Vizzari, University of Milano Bicocca